Seminar Series

Previous Seminars


Yeon-Koo Che

Keeping the Listener Engaged: a Dynamic Model of Bayesian Persuasion

Judith Chevalier

Nursing Home Staff Networks and COVID-19*

Howard Smith

A Model of Beer Retail Pricing

Johannes Hörner

Too Much of a Good Thing: The Dynamics of Trust and Loyalty

Miguel Villas-Boas

Following the Customers: Dynamic Competitive Repositioning

Alex Gross

University of Virginia

Private Labels and Bargaining
in the Supply Chain:
The Case of Wine

Deepal Basak

Indian School of Business

Timely Persuasion

Jia Xiang

Penn State

Physicians as Persuaders: Evidence from Hospitals in China

Yanyou Chen

Duke University

Efficiency Gain from Mergers: Evidence from the U.S. Railroad Network

Svetlana Kosterina

Princeton University

Endogenous Experimentation in Organizations

Mariagiovanna Baccara

Task Allocation and On-the-Job Training

Wouter Dessein

Columbia Business School

Coordination and Organization Design: Theory and Micro-Evidence


Gautam Gowrisankaran

University of Arizona

Escalation of Scrutiny: The Gains
from Dynamic Enforcement
of Environmental Regulations

Paul Ellickson

University of Rochester

The Dynamics of Retail Oligopoly

Devesh Raval

FTC Member

Testing the Production Approach
to Markup Estimation

Davin Raiha

Kelley School of Business

Strategic Mobilization of Stakeholders

Marina Halac


Commitment vs. Flexibility with Costly Verification

Stephen Holland

UNC Greensboro

The Electric Vehicle Transition and the Economics of Banning Gasoline Vehicles

Peter Newberry

Pennsylvania State University

Economies of Density in E-Commerce: A Study of Amazon’s Fulfillment Center Network

Jidong Zhou


Consumer Information and the Limits to Competition

Erin Mansur


Technology Adoption as Climate Adaptation: Evidence from US Air Conditioning Penetration

Brian McManus


Steering Incentives and Bundling Practices in the Telecommunications Industry

Mo Xiao

University of Arizona

License Complementarity and Package Bidding: The U.S. Spectrum Auctions

Mehdi Shadmehr

Calgary University

Avoiding Competition-Enhancing Price Discrimination: Evidence from the U.S. Airline Industry

Dave Rapson

UC Davis

Subsidizing Mass Adoption of Electric Vehicles: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from California

Paul Grieco

Penn State

Input Prices, Productivity and Trade Dynamics: Long-run Effects of Liberalization on Chinese Paint Manufacturers

Daniel Matisoff

Georgia Tech

Do Pilot and Demonstration Projects Work? Evidence from the Green Building Sector

Amanda Kowalski

University of Michigan

Behavior Within a Clinical Trial and Implications for Mammography Guidelines

Hulya Eraslan

Rice University

Efficiency with Political Power Dynamics and Costly Policy Change

Devin Pope

Chicago Booth

Medical Guidelines and Doctor Decision Making

Niko Matouschek

Northwestern Kellogg

Modular Organization

Justin Johnson

Cornell University

Multiproduct Mergers and Quality Competition

BEPP-Sponsored Conferences

  • International Industrial Organization Conference (2018)
  • Midwest Health Economics Conference (2016)
  • 5th Workshop on Consumer Search and Switching Costs (2014)